How Vulnerability Scanning Works


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To protect your system it is necessary to have a vulnerability scanning tools to scan your network and get protected from cyber threat. However do you ever think about how these vulnerability scanning tools are works? What are the tools available in market for vulnerability scanning? Which Vulnerability Scanner is best for your Business? This presentation from promise will gives you all information about how to protect your network or organization from cyber theft or vulnerability.


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How Vulnerability Scanning Works:

How Vulnerability Scanning Works Promisec Holdings, LLC 75 Second Ave.Suite 140, 1st Floor Needham, MA 02494 PROMISEC

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PROMISEC Functions of Vulnerability Scanner are far different from firewall or intrusion detection system. Vulnerability scanning tools helps you in protecting your organization from any kind of security risks or threats by scanning with deep inspection of endpoints to ensure that they are configured securely and correctly. The prime aim of running a vulnerability scanner is to identify the devices that are open for vulnerabilities. Why Use a Vulnerability Scanner

How Vulnerability Scanning Works :

How Vulnerability Scanning Works PROMISEC The work of vulnerability scanner is same as other antivirus which uses databases that store description of different types of vulnerability. A vulnerability scanner collects all of this information from network and then scans for network system ports, identifying any password breaches and determines if there are any missing security fixes. What make vulnerability scanner from others is it not only identifies the vulnerability but also offer advice on how to repair the vulnerability.

What are the Best Practices of the Vulnerability Scanning?:

What are the Best Practices of the Vulnerability Scanning? PROMISEC Which Vulnerability Scanners Does My Business Need ? What are the Vulnerability Scanning Tools Available in Market ? Should Free Vulnerability Scanner is Good for my Business? There are few areas where one should consider before opting Vulnerability Scanner.

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PROMISEC Which Vulnerability Scanners Does My Business Need? What are the Best Practices of the Vulnerability Scanning? As all the vulnerability scanners are not same. So pick the scanner that suits your business.

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PROMISEC What are the Vulnerability Scanning Tools Available in Market? What are the Best Practices of the Vulnerability Scanning? There are number of Vulnerability Scanning Tools Present in The Market That not only provides best services but also gives you perfect result that you are looking for to secure your organization Endpoints.

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PROMISEC Should Free Vulnerability Scanner is Good for my Business? What are the Best Practices of the Vulnerability Scanning? Although there are many free vulnerability Scanning Tools are present in market but they are not PCI approved and unable to scan deep enough to find anything. So its recommended to don’t go for free networks.

Types of Vulnerability Scanner :

Types of Vulnerability Scanner PROMISEC Port scanner Network vulnerability scanner Web application security scanner Database security scanner. Host based vulnerability scanner ( Lynis ) ERP security scanner. Single vulnerability tests.

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PROMISEC Port Scanner is often used by administrators and the test by port scanner will tell the services running on your network and detect the vulnerabilities. Example of Port Scanner: Nmap Port scanner

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PROMISEC Network Vulnerability Scanner is used to scans a computer and inform if any vulnerabilities found that malicious hackers might use to gain access to any computer you are connected with. Example of Network Vulnerability Scanner: Promisec , Nessus , SAINT, OpenVAS , INFRA Scan, Nexpose Network vulnerability scanner

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PROMISEC Web application security scanner is used to find vulnerabilities by means of automated crawling and testing of custom web applications . Web application security scanner Example of Web application security Scanner: Promisec , Nikto , Acunetix , Burp Suite, OWASP ZAP, w3af

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PROMISEC There are many tools available for Vulnerability Scanning that some are come with paid and some are free. One of the best scanning tools available for vulnerability scanning is “ Promisec’s Vulnerability Scanning Tools ”. Tools Available for Vulnerability Scanning Scan my server SUCURI SSL Labs Quttera Detectify Siteguarding About Free network, these are the tools which come free to use.

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PROMISEC Scan my server It is quite relevant in providing the most comprehensive varieties of security tests like Cross site scripting, SQL injection, PHP Code injection, Blind SQL injection, HTTP header injection, Source disclosure and much more. The reports based on scan will be notified with the vulnerability summary. It is the most unique vulnerability scanner.

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PROMISEC SUCURI It is the most popular malware and security scanner. Through this you could do a quick test of website blacklisting, malware, defacement, Injected SPAM. It protects and cleans your website from all the online threats and it works on any website platforms like Word Press, PHP AND many more.

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PROMISEC SSL Labs It is one of the most used and preferred tool to scan the web server. It also provides a very deep analysis of the https URL including the overall rating, the expiry day, TLS version, Cipher, Protocol details and many more. Thus if you are running any HTTP website you do not need to wait anymore for doing the test.

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PROMISEC Quttera It keeps a check on the website for vulnerabilities and malware exploits. It completely scans your website from suspicious files, malicious files, phish Tank, potentially suspicious files and the malware domain list. This  vulnerability scanning tool has contributed a lot to the websites to protect them from malware.

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PROMISEC Detectify Detective is a website security scanner based on SaaS . This has got more than 100 automated security tests and it also includes OWASP Top 10 malware and many more. It provides 21 days trial and you need to get registered so as to perform the security scan.

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PROMISEC Siteguarding It will help you to scan your domain for website blacklisting, malware, injected spam, defacement and much more. It is quit compatible for Magneto and Word Press. If your website is affected by virus then also Siteguarding proves to be much helpful.

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